EVENTS 2017

Saturday January 28th 10:30am AGM at Cathays Chapels
Tuesday March 21st 7pm Rosemary Chaloner – The Balloon Girl –The first and fatal flight of Mademoiselle Albertina- £2.00 to non- members { Room 4.45 John Percival Building, Cardiff University }
Sunday April 23rd 2pm Heritage Walk - Cathays Cemetery led by Bereavement Services
Tuesday May 16th 7 pm Gillian and Robert Lawson – E Turner & Sons - A built legacy - £2.00 to non- members { Room 4.45 John Percival Building, Cardiff University }
Fri-Sat May 19-20th Views of an Antique Land: Conference and Keynote Lecture. Free Event. Booking Essential. Cardiff University
Tuesday June 6th 7pm Midsummer Guided Heritage Walk led by the Friends of Cathays Cemetery
Tuesday June 13th 7pm Heritage Trail and Tales - Bereavement Services & University of South Wales
Tuesday June 20th 7pm Heritage Trail and Tales - Bereavement Services & University of South Wales
Saturday July 15th 10:00am - 2:00pm “Behind the Curtains” Open Day - Thornhill Crematorium English Welsh
Tuesday September 12th 7 pm Dr Ian Beech – Whitchurch Hospital’s Role in WWI { Room 2.03 John Percival Building, Cardiff University } Free Event
Sunday September 17th 2.30pm Open Doors - Guided Walk - Cathays Cemetery (Allensbank Road) led by the Friends of Cathays Cemetery
Sunday October 22nd 2pm – A Brief History of the Victorian Cemetery meet at Cathays Cemetery led by Bereavement Services
Tuesday November 14th 7 pm Bill Mosley Memorial Lecture - Steve Mills, Paul Nicholson and Hilary Rees Views from an Antique Land: Egypt and Palestine in First World War Photographs { Beverton Lecture Theatre 1.40 Main Building, Cardiff University - £5 Entry charge }

All Lectures will be held in Room 4.45 in the John Percival Building, Cardiff University, unless otherwise stated.

All Talks are free to Members & Students, £2 for Non-Members, unless otherwise stated.

All Walks will start from the Chapels at the Fairoak Road Entrance, unless otherwise stated.

FCC Events 2017 - Printable PDF
Bereavement Services Events 2016/17

WORK DAYS 2017

Saturday February 25th Work Day
Saturday March 25th Work Day
Saturday April 29th Work Day
Saturday May 27th Work Day
Saturday June 24th Work Day
Saturday July 29th Work Day
Saturday September 30th Work Day
Saturday October 28th Work Day
Saturday November 25th Work Day

All Work Days commence at 10am from the Chapels at the Fairoak Road Entrance.


WALKING FOR HEALTH

As part of the Cardiff Walking for Health programme, the Friends organise a weekly walk around the Cemetery starting behind Cathays Library, top of Fairoak Road on Tuesday Mornings at 10.30am. The walks last approximately 1 hour.